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7/29/2019 to 08/02/19

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Franklin Police say two counterfeit $20 bills were brought to Flying J Travel Center on Nashville Road on Saturday, Aug. 10.

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The Franklin City Commission voted on Monday to set this year's real estate and tangible property tax rates at 12.3 cents per $100 of assessed valuation. Last year's rates were also 12.3 cents per $100 of value meaning no change is occurring in rates.

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Simpson Fiscal Court approved second and final reading of an ordinance adopting a joint city -- county solid waste franchise agreement with Scott Waste on Aug. 6. The ordinance was required in order to approve the contract with Scott Waste for combined city and county garbage collection.

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The building on the corner of Cedar and Main Street in downtown that long ago housed the Franklin Hotel, was sold to Wayne Holloway in late June.

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Franklin Police arrested a Louisville woman on two drug possession charges after responding to a report of a female allegedly passed out in a vehicle on Saturday, Aug. 3.

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Scientists and policymakers from across the nation, including those from the Kentucky Division of Water, will gather at Western Kentucky University's Knicely Conference Center in Bowling Green September 17-19, 2019 to address topics and issues associated with drought.

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A search for a helicopter crash was among Franklin-Simpson Fire Rescue's 49 calls during July.

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The Annual Garden Spot 5K Run, Walk headline in the Aug. 1 edition of the Franklin Favorite indicated that the race was taking place on Saturday, Aug. 2, which was incorrect. The annual event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, Aug. 10 on Franklin's downtown square.

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A Franklin man is charged with first-degree manslaughter following the shooting death of another Franklin man Monday night.

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Counterfeit $10 bills were discovered at Kentucky Downs in Franklin on July 24 and July 26.

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06/24/19 to 07/05/19

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The 37th Annual Garden Spot 5K Walk, Run, hosted by the Franklin-Simpson Chamber of Commerce, is taking place Saturday in downtown Franklin.

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Student summer camps have been taking place throughout the month of July offering students opportunities to learn before the start of the new school year.

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Local resident, Brooke Sanders, was recently accepted into the 15th Annual GRAMMY Camp program in Los Angeles, California at the University of Southern California, Thornton School of Music. The camp is taking place July 23-27.

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Franklin Police is investigating the use of counterfeit money at three businesses reported between Wednesday, July 17 and Sunday, July 21.

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While nothing is certain until a bill passes both houses and is signed by the president, the latest news out of Congress is that in a bizarre turn of events, some bipartisan agreement to pursue a path of sensible non-confrontation may have broken out. The Associated Press reports:

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The FSMS Cheerleaders are hosting a yard sale fundraiser Saturday, July 27 from 6 a.m. until noon on the campus lawn (College Street). They are taking large item donations from the community on Friday July 26 between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the FSMS gym. If unable to bring your item donation Fr…